*Updated* One Dead in Overnight Shooting in Tukwila

Police overhear shots fired, find a male fatally injured in overnight shooting

Tukwila, WA:Just after midnight, Tukwila Police Officers were at the transit center at 15200 International Boulevard on an unrelated call when shots rang out across the street at the ARCO gas station. Officers rushed over to find a unknown age male suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

Medics were called to treat the injured male and transported him in critical condition to the area trauma center.

Numerous bullet casings and a firearm were recovered at the scene. Police used the King County Sheriff's Department helicopter and K-9 in an attempt to locate any suspect(s). At this time no one is in custody.

Detectives are now trying to piece together what happened with the gas station's surveillance cameras.

*Update* - Tukwila Police confirm that the victim in this shooting, a 32 year old male from Tukwila, WA has died at Harborview Medical Center from his injuries. Tukwila Police have also arrested a 23 year old male from Renton in connection with this fatal shooting. Police confirm that a 9mm handgun was recovered on-scene and that firearm was reported stolen during a burglary in Monroe, WA. The suspect was booked into jail on a charge of 2nd Degree Murder.

Comments


Jacob Kimerer
Seattle EditorJacob Kimerer
Updated on
Jacob Kimerer
Seattle EditorJacob Kimerer
Updated on
Jacob Kimerer
Seattle EditorJacob Kimerer
Updated on
Jacob Kimerer
Seattle EditorJacob Kimerer
Updated on
Jacob Kimerer
Seattle EditorJacob Kimerer
Updated on
Jacob Kimerer
Seattle EditorJacob Kimerer
Updated on
Jacob Kimerer
Seattle EditorJacob Kimerer
Updated on
Jacob Kimerer
EditorJacob Kimerer
Updated on
New Comment
1
Jacob Kimerer
Seattle EditorJacob Kimerer
Updated on
New Comment
1